43 loggerhead turtle hatchlings emerge from the nest located in La Manga
The new-borns will join the four found in Calnegre It’s proving to be a good summer for baby turtles! Last year 21 turtles were hatched, from the first loggerhead turtle eggs known to have been laid in the region for more than a century and hopes were high this year that the same turtle might return to the region to lay again, or that other females might be lured by the warming waters of the Mediterranean to nest on the Murcian coastline..

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Eagle patrol flies again after the summer break
It’s good to see them back in training over the Mar Menor The Patrulla Águila, based at the Air Academy in San Javier, have resumed training again following the summer break and shared images of their first session on Wednesday. “We’re back again!”, they said, “and happy to take on new challenges.” It’s always a joy to see them training over the Mar Menor; a welcome bit of normality after a surreal summer.

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San Javier police break up three illegal gatherings involving 290 people
What’s the point of having rules if those breaking them aren´t penalised???? The covid virus is extending right across the region, fuelled not by foreign visitors going to the beach and having a beer in a beachside chiringuito and fastidiously maintaining social distancing, but by groups of people, predominantly young people , who feel that they themselves are not at risk as cases in younger people generally are milder or asymptomatic and..

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Ferry resumes between Santiago de la Ribera - La Manga del Mar Menor
The ferry has been closed since March due to the Covid virus Although several of the normal boat trip operators in the Mar Menor and Mazarrón have cancelled services this year the regular ferry connecting the Puerto Tomás Maestre of La Manga del Mar menor with Santiago de La Ribera, running across the middle of the Mar Menor has resumed.   The following daily services will operate during July-September, and will be revised in the..

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Covid safe bus services from Corvera airport to Murcia City 2020
How to book on the Interbus routes at the Region of Murcia International Airport in Corvera The bus or coach services linking the new Region of Murcia International Airport in Corvera to the coastal towns and golf resorts of the Costa Cálida are being operated by Interbus, who guarantee affordable onward public transport for those arriving at the terminal and heading for the most popular destinations among international visitors to the Region..

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Discover the link between Corvera airport and a gastronomic speciality of San Javier!
The rival airports are connected through one of the most illustrious families in the modern history of Murcia The 10th January 2018 marks the 95th anniversary of one of the major achievements of Juan de la Cierva y Codorniú, a Murcia-born aviator of such renown that it has been proposed that the new airport in Corvera be named after him. Born in 1895 to a wealthy family, (his grandfather Ricardo Codorniú was responsible for the re-forestation..

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